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ACCC Says To Commence Informal Review Of Acquisition Of Racing Internet Services
Friday, 5 Oct 2018 

Oct 5 (Reuters) - ACCC::COMMENCES INFORMAL REVIEW OF THE ACQUISITION OF RACING INTERNET SERVICES BY NEWS CORP UNIT PUNTERS PARADISE.  Full Article

News Corp Agrees To Acquire Opcity
Wednesday, 29 Aug 2018 

Aug 29 (Reuters) - News Corp ::NEWS CORP AGREES TO ACQUIRE OPCITY.NEWS CORP - ACQUISITION PURCHASE PRICE IS $210 MILLION.NEWS CORP SAYS CO'S SUBSIDIARY MOVE, INC., OPERATOR OF REALTOR.COM, HAS ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE OPCITY.NEWS CORP - AFTER CLOSING, RUBENSTEIN WILL REMAIN CEO OF OPCITY, REPORTING TO RYAN O'HARA.NEWS CORP - NEWS CORP ALSO OWNS 61.6 PERCENT OF REA GROUP LIMITED.NEWS CORP - REA HOLDS A 20 PERCENT STAKE IN MOVE, INC.  Full Article

21St Century Fox Q4 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.57 From Continuing Operations
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::21ST CENTURY FOX REPORTS FULL YEAR INCOME FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS ATTRIBUTABLE TO 21ST CENTURY FOX STOCKHOLDERS OF $4.48 BILLION, A 49% INCREASE OVER THE PRIOR YEAR AND REVENUES OF $30.40 BILLION, A 7% INCREASE OVER THE PRIOR YEAR.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.50 FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.54 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q4 REVENUE ROSE 18 PERCENT TO $7.94 BILLION.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.57 FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.QTRLY FILMED ENTERTAINMENT SEGMENT REVENUE OF $2,295 MILLION VERSUS $1,803 MILLION.QTRLY TELEVISION SEGMENT REVENUE OF $ 1,142 MILLION VERSUS $1,003 MILLION.QTRLY CABLE NETWORK PROGRAMMING SEGMENT REVENUE OF $4,926 MILLION VERSUS $4,329 MILLION.Q4 REVENUE VIEW $7.56 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Fairfax Media Says Entered Into Printing Agreements With News Corp Australia
Tuesday, 17 Jul 2018 

July 18 (Reuters) - Fairfax Media Ltd ::FAIRFAX MEDIA AND NEWS CORP ENTER PRINTING AGREEMENTS.ENTERED INTO AGREEMENTS WITH NEWS CORP AUSTRALIA THAT WILL SEE PUBLISHERS USE EACH OTHER'S PRINTING NETWORKS.FAIRFAX WILL TRANSITION WORK FROM ITS PRINT CENTRES IN BERESFIELD (NSW) AND ORMISTON (QUEENSLAND).FINANCIAL BENEFITS FROM DEAL ARE EXPECTED TO BEGIN TOWARDS END OF FY19 H1.CHANGES TO FAIRFAX'S PRINTING NETWORK TO RESULT IN AN ANNUALISED FULL-YEAR BENEFIT OF ABOUT $15 MILLION.PRINT CENTRES IN BERESFIELD (NSW) AND ORMISTON WILL CLOSE ONCE TRANSITION OF WORK COMPLETES.  Full Article

News Corp Says Matt Murray Has Been Named Editor-In-Chief Of WSJ And DJ Newswires
Tuesday, 5 Jun 2018 

June 5 (Reuters) - News Corp ::NEWS CORP SAYS MATT MURRAY HAS BEEN NAMED EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF WALL STREET JOURNAL AND DOW JONES NEWSWIRES, SUCCEEDING GERARD BAKER.  Full Article

Competition Bureau Reaches Settlement With HarperCollins In eBooks Case
Tuesday, 9 Jan 2018 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Competition Bureau: :COMPETITION BUREAU REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH HARPERCOLLINS IN EBOOKS CASE.COMPETITION BUREAU SAYS REACHED AGREEMENT WITH HARPERCOLLINS WHICH COMMISSIONER EXPECTS WILL RESTORE RETAIL PRICE COMPETITION FOR EBOOKS IN CANADA.  Full Article

Uday Shankar Named President Of 21St Century Fox, Asia
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc ::UDAY SHANKAR NAMED PRESIDENT OF 21ST CENTURY FOX, ASIA.TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX - PROMOTED STAR INDIA CHAIRMAN AND CEO UDAY SHANKAR TO PRESIDENT, 21ST CENTURY FOX, ASIA.  Full Article

News Corp Launches News IQ
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - News Corp ::NEWS CORP LAUNCHES NEWS IQ.NEWS CORP - ANNOUNCED LAUNCH OF NEWS IQ, A NEW ADVERTISING PLATFORM.  Full Article

Telstra Corporation says Foxtel, Fox Sports Australia to combine
Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Telstra Corporation Ltd ::Foxtel, Fox Sports Australia to combine.News Corp will have 65 per cent shareholding in new company and Telstra will have 35 per cent.Telstra and News Corp today announced their intention to combine Foxtel and Fox Sports Australia into a new company.News Corp will appoint chairman, majority of new company's board and senior executives and Telstra will appoint remaining directors.If deal between Telstra and News Corp is concluded on proposed terms, News Corp expects to consolidate new co into its financial statements.  Full Article